Let’s Stop Single-Use. Instead Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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Single-Use. A term referring to products, often made of plastic that is used once then thrown away. The compilers at Collins Dictionary have announced it as the word of 2018. Coverage by the BBC program Planet Earth has shone a light on the understated understanding of environmental awareness. It’s fair to say that these throwaway […]

Watchdog: The Fight Against Fly Tipping

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The dumping of illegal waste unfortunately still happens, scouring the UK Greenland and the backstreets of Britain. Unsuspecting business owners foot the bill, inadvertently paying good money only to be prosecuted alongside the criminals for these nefarious activities. Thankfully, more and more news coverage from broadcasters such as the BBC has shone a spotlight on […]

Fab Little Tampon Disposal

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Stop. Don’t do it. Tampons aren’t for toilets.   Before you go thinking no harm done, follow us on a wild ride to get down to the proverbial bottom of things. Why are people flushing instead of sticking it in a bin?   As a male content writer, I delved deep into my feminine side […]

The Different Types Of Clinical Waste Disposal

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Managing waste and dealing with all the laws and regulations is a tough business. Ever since the 2005 hazardous waste regulations became law, all clinical waste disposal must be disposed of in the interest of environmental and public health. As a leading waste management provider, we offer over 20 different waste disposal options. Our clinical […]

Glass Recycling UK

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Ten green bottles hanging on the wall Ten green bottles hanging on the wall And if one green bottle should accidentally fall, There’ll be nine green bottles hanging on the wall. And one mess that needs cleaning up!   Glass can be melted down to make new bottles, jars and windows over and over again. […]

Clinical Waste Bins

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Accidental needle stick injuries are a real hazard to healthcare professionals. It’s estimated between 11-14 injuries happen per 100 hospital beds per year. Without taking into account other industries like tattooists, beauticians and veterinarians, the potential number of injuries could be much higher.     There is a chance that being stuck with a used […]

Why hire a skip?

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Skip Hire Rental: Direct365 If you’re planning a massive clearout or in charge of a construction project, a skip will come in plenty handy when dealing with the bric-a-brac collected and in dire need of disposal. As a business owner here’s what you’ll need to know before hiring a skip, and what we can do […]

UK festivals feeling the pressure to go green

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  Rites of passage, summer festivals have become the trending tradition for audiences across all ages. In fact, in 2015 over 3 million people attended a music festival in the UK.  With so much choice on where to go and who to see, it’s not hard to imagine why the British love a good festival. […]

The new waste enforcement regulations for 2018

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The UK aims to be plastic free by 2042 but, the longer goals for the UK is zero avoidable waste by 2050. Waste law amendments in recent years have put an ever-growing pressure on the threat of fly-tippers and irresponsible businesses. It’s not just the law who are tired of it, but, the community too. […]

Trust in Pets. Trust In Vets. Campaigns and Clinical Waste.

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Trust your vet is a new government-backed campaign encouraging pet owners to accept vet advice that antibiotics might not always be the only answer. Yet, the British Veterinary Association found the majority of Pet owners expect antibiotics when they visit.   Why not give it then? All you need to know about Antibacterial Resistance The […]